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Porter’s Chapel Academy basketball player Yakia Burns had 30 points, six rebounds and five steals in a 67-37 win over Benton Academy on Tuesday. Read more

36 mins ago by Staff Reports.

Basketball roundup: Missy Gators crush Callaway again, while Gators and St. Al have rough nights

Nobody’s perfect, but the Vicksburg Missy Gators are at least halfway there. Destini Sims made five 3-pointers and scored a game-high 25 points, Layla Carter ... Read more

9 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Madison Central shuts out Warren Central

MADISON — Warren Central started the week with a top 10 ranking among Mississippi’s boys’ soccer teams and a clear path to the Region 4-6A ... Read more

10 hours ago by Ernest Bowker.

Southern Miss clobbers Middle Tennessee in series opener

HATTIESBURG — Freshman Jaron Pierre, Jr. produced his second double-double of the season, with 24 points and 10 rebounds, while three other Golden Eagles scored ... Read more

10 hours ago by Staff Reports.

College basketball TV schedule: Jan. 16-17

COLLEGE BASKETBALL ON TV Saturday, Jan. 16 11 a.m. Fox – Ohio State at Illinois 11 a.m. ESPN – North Carolina at Florida State 11 ... Read more

17 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Six Warren Central players make All-Region 2-6A first team

Warren Central’s run to the second round of the 2020 MHSAA Class 6A football playoffs netted one last round of accolades as six players were ... Read more

22 hours ago by Ernest Bowker.

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Warren Central basketball player Ta’Miya Sims scored seven of her game-high 15 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Lady Vikes to a 45-44 ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Alcorn State, Southern picked to win SWAC divisions

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The seasons change, the seasons move, but Alcorn State sitting atop the Southwestern Athletic Conference’s East Division appears to be eternal. ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Texas A&M slips past Mississippi State

STARKVILLE (AP) — Emanuel Miller and Andre Gordon each scored five points during Texas A&M’s closing 12-5 run as the Aggies beat Mississippi State 56-55 ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Trophy Case: Grayson Boler

Grayson Boler killed this doe while hunting in Yazoo County on Jan. 9. Grayson is 7 years old and a first-grade student at Bowmar Elementary. ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

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Former Millsaps College defensive lineman Casey Younger, a Vicksburg native, was named to the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference’s 30th anniversary football team. Younger played at ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Florida stuns Ole Miss with huge game-ending run

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Colin Castleton scored 21 points, grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds with a career-high seven blocked shots, and Florida ended its two-game ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Clinton nips Warren Central on the soccer pitch

Through 160 minutes of soccer and a few penalty kicks, Warren Central and Clinton showed that the difference between them on any given day was ... Read more

3 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Basketball roundup: Lady Vikes win, PCA boys lose in nail-biters

Warren Central found its shooting touch just in time to pull out a needed victory. The Lady Vikes made 11 of 12 free throws in ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Chill in the Hills celebrates lucky 13th anniversary Saturday

After two rain-plagued years, the organizers of the Chill in the Hills run came up with a contingency plan for 2021. It doesn’t look like ... Read more

4 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Crimson Tide rolls to another national championship

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — DeVonta Smith was uncoverable, Najee Harris unstoppable and Mac Jones impeccable. With a performance that was both surgical and explosive, ... Read more

4 days ago by The Associated Press.

Mississippi State women hold off Ole Miss

STARKVILLE (AP) — Jessika Carter scored 19 points and Myah Taylor scored the last four as No. 14 Mississippi State fended off an upset bid ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Saints slime Bears in NFC wild card game, turn eye to Tampa

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Drew Brees will get to celebrate his 42nd birthday by preparing for a playoff game that will also feature the one ... Read more

5 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Game Plan/Trophy Case

Chill in the Hills 10K Registration is now open for the 13th annual Chill in the Hills 10K. The 10K run, 5K race walk and ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Missy Gators finish busy week by beating Warren Central

Leading up to their third game in five days, and second in 15 hours, Vicksburg High girls’ basketball coach Troy Stewart had some concerns about ... Read more

7 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Reserves propel Gators to rout of Warren Central

As a reward for their hard work, and to give his normal lineup some rest after a difficult set of games, Vicksburg High boys’ basketball ... Read more

7 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Soccer roundup: St. Al takes two at tournament, WC rolls past Murrah

St. Aloysius’ boys’ soccer team showed no rust at all after a month off. Cooper Madison scored four goals total, while John Ellis Montgomery, Reed ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

Basketball roundup: Lady Flashes win; Vicksburg sweeps Ridgeland

The St. Aloysius Lady Flashes used a strong defensive effort in the middle of the game and a big night from Kendyl Rice to earn ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Sports Column: Sketching out plans for Mississippi’s Winter Olympics

There is snow in the forecast late this weekend. In some places, they call that “Tuesday,” but here in Central Mississippi it’s special. When we ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

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Vicksburg High soccer player Keveon Smith had a goal and an assist in an overtime shootout victory over Jim Hill on Thursday. Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Ole Miss swaps Saturday opponents, will play LSU

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Ole Miss’ men’s basketball team has swapped Southeastern Conference opponents for Saturday. The Rebels’ home game against South Carolina was postponed, but ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Ole Miss-South Carolina basketball game postponed

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Ole Miss’ men’s basketball team will get another night off because of COVID-19. The Rebels’ home game against South Carolina, scheduled for ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Gators beat Jim Hill in overtime shootout

Vicksburg High’s boys’ soccer team worked hard for its first region victory. Keveon Smith had a goal and an assist, Christopher Williams also scored a ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

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